A Personal Photolog: Bill Clinton from Childhood to Today
American politician William Jefferson Clinton, more commonly known as Bill Clinton, was the 42nd President of the Unites States from 1993 to 2001. Prior to entering the White House, he served as the Governor of Arkansas twice, from 1979 to 1981 and from 1983 to 1992.
Clinton enjoyed a good run as US president, receiving high ratings in public opinion polls throughout his tenure. He also left the White House with the highest end-of-office approval rating of any US leader since the World War II. After the presidency, he’s been busy with public speaking engagements and humanitarian work. He established the William J. Clinton Foundation that aims to tackle international issues such as AIDS prevention and climate change. He was named the United Nations Special Envoy to Haiti in 2009. Together with George W. Bush, they formed the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund.
Clinton was named Man of the Year by Time magazine twice. The first one was in 1992, and the second one was in 1998, with American lawyer Ken Starr. In this post, take a look at Bill Clinton’s life – from his childhood years up to his colorful years in politics.